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Top tips for finding South Lake Tahoe hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in South Lake Tahoe, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in South Lake Tahoe in November and April.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in South Lake Tahoe if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 24 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your South Lake Tahoe accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in South Lake Tahoe found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $85, while the most expensive was $649.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in South Lake Tahoe for 2 days.
Save money by booking a hotel that offers a free shuttle to the ski slopes, casinos, and airport, such as the Beach Retreat & Lodge at Tahoe near El Dorado Beach, which also offers free parking.
For a nice hotel with an on-site spa and indoor pool, check out the Montbleu Resort Casino & Spa, which offers decent prices.
If you’re interested in gambling during your vacation, book a hotel near Harrah’s, one of South Lake Tahoe’s most popular casinos.
The Blue Jay Lodge is an affordable hotel next to Harrah’s, which in addition to its casino, features concerts and comedy shows, as well as an onsite nightclub.
For a serene vacation surrounded by spectacular nature, book a hotel directly on the lake, such as the Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort by Diamond Resorts.
To keep ski-lift ticket costs down, book a hotel that offers good package deals for their guests, such as The Squaw Valley Lodge, which frequently runs ski package deals and offers a shuttle to one of Tahoe’s main mountains.
In addition to skiing, South Lake Tahoe is a great destination for golfing. The Apex Inn is a good budget hotel near the Lake Tahoe Golf Course.
FAQs when booking a hotel in South Lake Tahoe
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in South Lake Tahoe. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Travelers who like staying near Heavenly Mountain Resort recommend Cedar Inn and Suites, The Landing Resort And Spa and Hotel Azure.
The average price of a double room in South Lake Tahoe is $449 per night. In the last 3 days, KAYAK found great deals as cheap as $45 per night.
If you are interested in finding hotels in South Lake Tahoe that allow dogs, you have several choices. The 3 Peaks Resort and Beach Club is a cheap option that allows guests to bring large dogs; Harvey’s Lake Tahoe Hotel and Casino only allows small dogs and charges a pet fee; and Motel 6 does not charge a pet fee and allows guests to have more than one dog.
The Montbleu Resort is a nice choice directly on The South Lake Tahoe Strip, featuring a poker room and live entertainment. Meanwhile, the Horizon Casino Resort provides guests with numerous activities, including restaurants, gambling, and movie theaters. For a good budget option, consider the Lakeside Inn and Casino where guests can enjoy nightly poker games.
Groups of friends looking for some low-key fun, that doesn’t involve the excitement of the casinos should take a look at Basecamp South Lake Tahoe. With several different room-types, including rooms with two double beds as well as bunk beds, this hotel is a great choice for groups of friends. There is also a cozy on-site bar with craft beers on tap.
Several hotels in South Lake Tahoe feature indoor pools, including The Tahoe Keys Resort, which also provides free bike-rental services and tennis courts. Budget travelers may be interested in The Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort, which features both an indoor and outdoor pool, as does The Ridge View, which offers spa services as well.
The cheapest hotel room in South Lake Tahoe for the upcoming weekend found on KAYAK in the last 3 days was for $123 per night. For the same dates, 3-star hotel rooms have been found for as low as $164 per night and 4-star hotel rooms from $578 per night.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central South Lake Tahoe districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like South Lake Tahoe city center.
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